New Delhi, Aug. 25 -- Four days after the Delhi University students' union (DUSU) president Shakti Singh installed the busts of VD Savarkar, Bhagat Singh and Subhas Chandra Bose outside the varsity's arts faculty complex without taking necessary permission from the administration, members of RSS students' wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad (ABVP) removed them at around 2am on Saturday.

The busts were installed overnight by the DUSU president without the approval from the university. While the students' groups criticised the move, the ABVP, to which Shakti Singh belongs, too disagreed with the way it was installed.

ABVP state secretary Sidharth Yadav said they removed the busts after receiving an assurance from the Delhi University (...